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As books become old and begin to fall apart, librarians depend on microform to preserve their content for the future. Tiny photographs on long strips of film (microfilm) or small cards of film (microfiche) are all that remain of hundreds of thousands of documents that have disintegrated over the last century. While microfilm is perfect for storing and protecting this material, it is a does not allow for much access. In following its mission to provide universal access to all human knowledge, the Internet Archive is teaming up with libraries all over the world to begin digitizing microfilm and microfiche. The goal is to get as much content off the shelves and online.

The books in this collection are from a variety of libraries including the University of Chicago Libraries, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the University of Alberta, Allen County Public Library, and the National Technical Information Service.

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173,582
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Year
4,156
2002
1,187
1996
5,373
1992
4,696
1990
3,694
1982
3,084
1978
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Topics & Subjects
16,100
Registers of births, etc
8,908
Ships
6,668
Steamboat lines
3,036
Catholic Church
2,768
Military pensions
2,709
Indians of North America
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19,276
united states. bureau of the census
12,991
united states. national archives and records service
6,958
united states. national archives and records administration
3,134
national archives (u.s.)
2,544
united states. veterans administration
2,168
united states. census office. 12th census, 1900
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78,698
English
60,594
Handwritten English
17,869
French
8,526
German
3,633
Latin
873
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5,281
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eye 44,621
A collection of items scanned from microfilm.
Topic: microfilm
collection
eye 34,868
Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Topic: Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center
Page de titre additionnelle en anglais; introd. et texte en anglais et en français
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Topics: Linguistique mathématique, Mathematical linguistics
Microfilm
texts
eye 33,324
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Microfilm
by Hirshenzon, Ḥayim, 1857-1935
texts
eye 33,183
favorite 2
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Microfilm
Topic: Rabbah Bar Bar Ḥana
Microfilm
texts
eye 30,663
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Microfilm
Topics: Jews, Jews
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by Lilienblum, Moses Löb, 1843-1910
texts
eye 24,342
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Kerekh 1. Divre Torah.--Kerekh 2. Ḳevutsat maʼamarim bi-sheʼelot ha-ḥayim ṿe-divre biḳoret. I: 630-640.--Kerekh 3. Ḳevutsat maʼamarim bi-sheʼelot ha-ḥayim ṿe-divre biḳoret. II: 643-649.--Kerekh 4. Ḳevutsat maʼamarim ʻal teḥiyah ha-ʻam ṿi-yishuv Erets-Yiśraʼel, 641-649
Topics: Jews, Zionism
Title: Aufbau (New York, N.Y. : 1934-2004). Extent of publication: 1. Jahrg., Nr. 1 (1. Dez. 1934) - Vol. 70, No. 5 (April, 2004) Copyright: © JM Jüdische Medien AG / Serenade Verlag AG, Postfach 8027, Zürich, Switzerland. Users may access, download or print low resolution copies for research, teaching, and private study without obtaining written prior permission of JM. Commercial use or publication of any portion of the work requires prior written permission of JM Jüdische Medien AG /...
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Topics: Jews -- United States -- Periodicals, Jews, German -- United States -- Periodicals, Jewish...
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Topics: Church of Ireland, Clergy -- Ireland Clogher (Diocese)
Microfilm
by Horodezky, Samuel A. (Samuel Aba), 1871-1957
texts
eye 19,791
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comment 0
Bibliographical footnotes
Topic: Jews
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Colonial and Indian Exhibition (1886 : London, England)
texts
eye 19,126
favorite 3
comment 0
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada
Topics: Exhibitions, Expositions
Microfilm
by Olcott, George N., 1869-1912; Smith, Leslie Francis, 1901-
texts
eye 18,967
favorite 4
comment 0
Microfilm
Topic: Inscriptions, Latin
The OCLC Library
texts
eye 17,653
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First published anonymously in 1876 under title: A classification and subject index. 2d-14th editions published under title: Decimal classification and relativ index
Topics: Classification, Dewey decimal, Representacao Tematica (Classificacao), Biblioteconomia (Geral),...
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by Tanquerey, Adolphe, 1854-1932; Branderis, Herman, b. 1893
texts
eye 17,231
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Bibliography: p. [xvii]-xlviii
Topics: Asceticism -- Catholic Church, Mysticism -- Catholic Church
Microfilm
Topics: Catholic Church, Germany -- Church history 1933-1945, genealogy
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
by Wilberforce-Bell, Harold, 1885-
texts
eye 16,415
favorite 3
comment 0
Microfilm
Carnerie Aircraft
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3
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16,373
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collection
eye 16,373
A private collection of aircraft manufacturing and related materials, from Patrick Carnerie
Topic: carnerie aircraft aerospace manufacturing
Microfilm
texts
eye 16,269
favorite 9
comment 0
Bibliography : v. 2, 339-34l
Topic: Christian ethics -- Catholic authors
Microfilm
by Stifter, Adalbert, 1805-1868; Sauer, August, 1855-1926
texts
eye 16,040
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
The OCLC Library
by Dewey, Melvil, 1851-1931; Custer, Benjamin A. (Benjamin Allen), 1912-
texts
eye 15,858
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First published anonymously in 1876 under title: A classification and subject index. 2d ed. published under title: Decimal classification and relativ index
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Topics: Dewey-Dezimalklassifikation, Classification, Dewey decimal, Classification décimale,...
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec
Topics: Peninsular War, 1807-1814, Guerre péninsulaire, 1807-1814
"Vol. II."
Topics: Toronto Public Library, Toronto Public Library, Library catalogs, Catalogues de bibliothèques
Newspapers
texts
eye 14,960
favorite 1
comment 0
Microfilm
texts
eye 14,827
favorite 0
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Microfilm
Topic: Spiritual exercises
Microfilm
texts
eye 14,790
favorite 1
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Microfilm
Topics: Ecclesiastical geography -- Italy, Saints -- Cult
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by Maxey, Mima, b. 1885
texts
eye 13,994
favorite 16
comment 1
Microfilm
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Topic: Latin language
Added t.-p. in Ukrainian: Kyshenkovy ukrains'ko-anhliis'ky i anhliis' ky-ukrains'ko slovarets'
Topics: Ukrainian language, English language, Ukrainien (Langue), Anglais (Langue)
Microfilm
texts
eye 13,578
favorite 0
comment 0
Microfilm master negative held by: UCLA (CLU)
Topics: University of California, Los Angeles, Students
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by Brown, George S. (George Stayley)
texts
eye 13,489
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Includes considerable genealogical material
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
by Villanova College; Villanova University
texts
eye 13,380
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This microfilm reel has been digitized in four parts. This is reel 4 of 4. Part 1 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220 Part 2 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220b Part 3 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220c Part 4 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220d
Topics: Villanova College, Villanova University
Microfilm
texts
eye 12,844
favorite 1
comment 0
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Indiana -- History, Indiana -- Biography
Microfilm
texts
eye 12,832
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Microfilm master negative held by: UCLA (CLU)
Topics: University of California, Los Angeles, Students
Microfilm
by Russkoe arkheologicheskoe obshchestvo. Klassicheskoe otdelenie
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eye 12,661
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IU Microform Master no. 91-0815/1
Topics: Classical antiquities, Archaeology
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by Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Missions; Dennis, James S. (James Shepard), 1842-1914; Beach, Harlan P. (Harlan Page), 1854-1933; Fahs, Charles H. (Charles Harvey), 1872-1948; Bartholomew, J. G. (John George), 1860-1920
texts
eye 12,141
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Topics: Missions, Ecclesiastical geography
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada
Topics: Mosher family, Mosher (Famille), Genealogy, Généalogie
Microfilm
by Sojo, Eduardo, 1849-1908
texts
eye 11,955
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Publication suspended: abr. 17, 1892-julio 10, 1892 and set. 3, 1893-marzo 4, 1894
Topics: Argentina -- Politics and government 1860-1910 Caricatures and cartoons Periodicals, Argentina --...
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texts
eye 11,877
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Bibliography: p. [322]-325
Topic: Samaritan Aramaic language
Microfilm
texts
eye 11,861
favorite 5
comment 0
Microfilm
Topic: Buddhism
Microfilm
Topics: United States. Works Progress Administration (Ill.), Chicago Public Library Omnibus Project,...
Microfilm
texts
eye 11,771
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Bibliography: p. 549-558
Topic: Dominicans
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by Dauthendey, Max, 1867-1918
texts
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1. Bd. Autobiographisches -- 2. Bd. Aus fernen Ländern -- 3. Bd. Novellen und Romane -- 4. Bd. Lyrik und kleinere Versdichtungen -- 5. Bd. Die grossen Versdichtungen -- 6. Bd. Dramen
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
by Villanova College; Villanova University
texts
eye 11,613
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This microfilm reel has been digitized in four parts. This is reel 1 of 4. Part 1 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220 Part 2 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220b Part 3 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220c Part 4 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220d
Topics: Villanova College, Villanova University
Vol I
Topics: Toronto Public Library, Toronto Public Library, Library catalogs, Catalogues de bibliothèques
Microfilm
by House and Street Directory Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
texts
eye 11,502
favorite 5
comment 0
Description based on: 1940; title from cover
Topic: Street addresses
Microfilm
by Chicago Architectural Sketch Club
texts
eye 11,069
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Description based on: 7th (1894)
Topic: Architecture
"Volume 3."
Topics: Toronto Public Library, Toronto Public Library, Library catalogs, Catalogues de bibliothèques
Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Bohemia (Czech Republic) -- Church history, Czechoslovakia -- Church history
Microfilm
texts
eye 10,854
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Includes bibliographic references and index
Topic: Mandaeans
Microfilm
by Pérez y Curis, Manuel, 1884-1920; University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Library. Latin American Periodicals Preservation Project
texts
eye 10,852
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Editor: Manuel Pérez y Curis
Topics: Latin American literature, Latin American literature
Microfilm
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Library. Latin American Periodicals Preservation Project
texts
eye 10,717
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Numerous irregularities in series numbering
Topic: Latin American literature -- 20th century Periodicals
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada
Topics: English language, Anglais (Langue)
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada
Topics: Commerce, Commerce, St. John's (Nfld.) -- Directories, St. John's (Terre-Neuve) -- Répertoires
Microfilm
Topic: Catholics
Microfilm
Topic: Catholic Church
Microfilm
by Illinois. State Archives Division
texts
eye 10,325
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Topics: Surveying -- Illinois, Land titles -- Registration and transfer Illinois, Illinois -- Surveys,...
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by Academia Brasileira de Letras; Ribeiro, João, 1860-1934; Alencar, Mario Cockrane de, 1872-1925
texts
eye 10,260
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With brief bio-bibliographical notices of the academicians
Topics: Brazilian literature -- Bio-bibliography, Brazilian literature
Microfilm
by United States. Patent Office; United States. Patent Office
texts
eye 10,223
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Vols. for 1966- issued in 2 pts: pt. 1, List of patentees; pt. 2, Index to subjects of invention
Topic: Patents
Microfilm
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Library. Latin American Periodicals Preservation Project
texts
eye 10,112
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Director: Juan Carlos Garzón
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by United States. Patent Office; United States. Patent Office
texts
eye 9,961
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Vols. for 1966- issued in 2 pts: pt. 1, List of patentees; pt. 2, Index to subjects of invention
Topic: Patents
Microfilm
Topics: United States. Works Progress Administration (Ill.), Chicago Public Library Omnibus Project, Jewish...
Microfilm
Topics: United States. Works Progress Administration (Ill.), Chicago Public Library Omnibus Project,...
Vol. 1
Topics: United Empire Loyalists, United Empire Loyalists
Microfilm
texts
eye 9,657
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Suspended Dec. 12-28, 1958; Dec. 20, 1962-Mar. 1963; Sept. 17-Oct. 10, 1965; and Aug. 10-Nov. 5, 1978
Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Newspapers
Bibliography: p. xvii-xix
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Topic: Benedictines
Microfilm
texts
eye 9,600
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Erlangen, Phil. Diss. v. 18. Jan. 1932
Topics: Catholic Church, genealogy
Microfilm
by United States. Patent Office; United States. Patent Office
texts
eye 9,597
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Vols. for 1966- issued in 2 pts: pt. 1, List of patentees; pt. 2, Index to subjects of invention
Topic: Patents
Source: ohio
University of Alberta Libraries - The CIHM Monograph Collection
by University of Toronto
texts
eye 9,596
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Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the University of Toronto, Archives
( 1 reviews )
Topics: University of Toronto, University of Toronto, Universities and colleges, Universités
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library Division, Provincial Archives of British Columbia
Microfilm
by United States. Patent Office; United States. Patent Office
texts
eye 9,512
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Vols. for 1966- issued in 2 pts: pt. 1, List of patentees; pt. 2, Index to subjects of invention
Topic: Patents
Source: ohio
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by Diffendorfer, Ralph E. (Ralph Eugene), 1879-1951
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eye 9,431
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Contains bibliographies
Topics: Missions, Religious education
Preface in French and English
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by Illinois. State Archives Division
texts
eye 9,313
favorite 1
comment 0
Microfilm
Topics: Surveying -- Illinois, Land titles -- Registration and transfer Illinois, Illinois -- Surveys,...
Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University
by Villanova College; Villanova University
texts
eye 9,228
favorite 0
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This microfilm reel has been digitized in four parts. This is reel 2 of 4. Part 1 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220 Part 2 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220b Part 3 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220c Part 4 of 4: http://www.archive.org/details/villanovan7117220d
Topics: Villanova College, Villanova University
"Vol. XXIII."
Topics: Almanacs, Canadian, Almanacs, Canadian, Almanachs canadien, Almanachs canadiens
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by Williams, Thomas, b. 1815; Henderson, G. C. (George Cockburn), 1870-1944
texts
eye 9,180
favorite 1
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Microfilm
Topic: Missions -- Fiji